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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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pathos
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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  • You said to me once that pathos left you unmoved, but that beauty, mere beauty, could fill your eyes with tears.
  • "It is only the sacred things that are worth touching, Dorian," said Lord Henry, with a strange touch of pathos in his voice.
  • "I hope not," said Dorian, with a touch of pathos in his voice.
  • The daily sacrifice, more awful really than all the sacrifices of the antique world, stirred him as much by its superb rejection of the evidence of the senses as by the primitive simplicity of its elements and the eternal pathos of the human tragedy that it sought to symbolize.

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